Letter from John Burton Sanderson Haldane to Francis Crick


Title:
Letter from John Burton Sanderson Haldane to Francis Crick
Description:
In this letter, Haldane, the population geneticist, evolutionary biologist, popularizer of science, and free-thinking intellectual, raised astute questions about the effect of gene mutation on protein synthesis and the function of nonsense triplets, triplets of nucleotides that do not code for proteins.
Extent:
1 pages
Date Created:
6 May 1959
Creator:
Haldane, J. B. S. (John Burdon Sanderson), 1892-1964
Recipient:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Source:
Original Repository. Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers. 11646. URL. http://archives.wellcome.ac.uk/
Original Repository:
The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers
Right Type:
Rights Could Not Be Determined - Release
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Subject:
Awards and Prizes and Molecular Biology
Profiles in Science ID:
SCBBJZ
NLM ID:
101584582X129
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 3. Folder: PP/CRI/A/3/2/1